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Not only is mould and moisture in the home a nuisance that can cause damage to fabrics, discolour paint and wallpaper but we have been alerted, in more recent years, to the potential health effects of mould for those affected by allergies. We are all aware of the need to…
Excited by the prospect of having to clean out your gutters...again? Unlikely! It can often feel like only a moment has passed since you last maintained your gutters and it needs doing again - especially if you live in a leafy area - it can be a never ending chore.…
If you’re considering installing a gutter guard protection system the chances are you’re fed up of constantly clearing leaves out of your gutters, having your drain pipes overflowing and are reading hundreds of gutter guard reviews and trying to gauge which is the right type and what material is best…
Rainwater harvesting is the collection of water from surfaces from rainfall, and the subsequent storage of this water for later use. Normally the water is collected from the rain gutter systems of buildings and stored in rainwater tanks for use inside and outside of the home. Whilst rainwater poses a…
Unlike a lot of cheaper gutter guard solutions on the market the Leaf Stopper gutter guard mesh system in kit form provides a complete gutter protection solution and includes the hardware so installation and maintenance needs are covered in the one package. There are many varied options available in gutter…
Cleaning gutters is hardly at the top of everyone’s want-to-do list. It’s a time consuming and potentially dangerous chore, but it can be avoided through installation of a quality gutter protection system! There are many types of gutter protection systems available but which ones are worth the time, effort and…
Leaf Stopper is a professional Gutter Guard system. There are many traditional budget systems on the market which are available in many stores including majors like Bunnings. Without proper advice, many homeowners can easily think that these cheaper products can do the job. It sounds logical that inserting a perforated…
It is a common misconception that you never have to clean your gutters after installing gutter guards. Even the very best gutter guard systems require cleaning, though the better the system, the less frequent the cleaning required. Over time, debris will build up inside the gutters that should be hosed…
Australia is known for having severe weather events occurring through all seasons of the year. Every year, hundreds of houses and lives are put at risk due to poor maintenance of gutters and roofs. Frequently ravaged by bushfires during the dry season and storm floods during spring, Australian homeowners are…
Leaf Stopper had a Facebook competition to see who had the worst gutter in Australia. The competition was held on Leaf Stopper Gutter Guards Facebook page during April 2016. All the participants had the chance to win a Leaf Stopper Gutter Guard Installation Kit. Many contestants uploaded their photos to…
Seasonal changes require more of your gutter protection system. Summer often brings storms and heavy rainfall that can cause water damage if not drained properly. During autumn leaves and other debris falls heavily and can block gutters. Possums breeds during spring and autumn and often use gutters and roof cavities…
Gutter guards come in several different materials, shapes, colours and systems and it is important finding the correct type for your home. The gutter guard market is primarily dominated by 2 types of systems; Insertion and Ski-slope. These come in various materials ranging from plastic to metal. Do thorough research…

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